Continuing Professional Studies

Cleveland Hall 210
(716) 878-5907

Continuing Professional Studies is the academic home of programs for non-traditional-age adult students at Buffalo State. In partnership with academic schools and departments, Continuing Professional Studies provides high-quality credit and noncredit courses, workshops, and certificate programs for both traditional and nontraditional learners using a variety of locations, schedules, and technologies. Continuing Professional Studies manages Summer Session, January Term (J-Term), the Veteran and Military Services Office (veterans certification), the College Access Program, online learning programming and development, conference planning, and noncredit programming. The office managements recruitment, admissions, and advisement of adult student cohorts at Buffalo State, on and off campus. Adult students typically seek degree completion opportunities using experiential learning options, including College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) and course by contract.